Foundation Support

Foundation and government donors provide critical support to the Modern that furthers the Museum’s mission of presenting outstanding modern and contemporary art and providing innovative learning opportunities for people of all ages.

We are grateful to the local and national foundations that make our work possible and sustain the Museum’s groundbreaking exhibitions, programs, and educational efforts, as well as our exceptional building. To learn more about the Modern’s institutional priorities and ways foundations and government agencies might assist, please contact Allie Nikolaisen, Director of Development, at 817-840-2177 or

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth gratefully acknowledges the following foundations and government agencies for their support during the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, and ending June 30, 2019:

$20,000 and Above
Alice L. Walton Foundation
Arts Council of Fort Worth
Burnett Foundation
Fort Worth Tourism Public Improvement District
Kleinheinz Family Endowment for the Arts and Education
Mary Ryan and John H. Wilson II Fund of the North Texas Community Foundation
Sid W. Richardson Foundation

$10,000 - $19,999
A. M. Pate Jr. Charitable Trust
Ben E. Keith Foundation
Texas Commission on the Arts
Thomas M., Helen McKee & John P. Ryan Foundation

$1,000 - $4,999
Communities Foundation of Texas
Fash Foundation
Fifth Avenue Foundation
McCallum Family Foundation
McCraw Family Charitable Fund of Schwab Charitable
Terrell and Patsy Small Family Foundation